RTH-285: Advanced Respiratory Concepts

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Summer 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Advanced Respiratory Concepts
Credit Hours
3.00
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

A study of the current theory and techniques encountered by the respiratory therapist in a variety of clinical settings. Emphasis is placed on advanced ventilator applications, advanced cardiopulmonary monitoring, pulmonary rehabilitation, smoking cessation and the respiratory care professional’s dynamic role in the health care setting.

Pre-requisites
RTH-220, RTH-240, RTH-250, and RTH-292 with a C or better
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
No
Office Contact
School of Health & Human Services: 313-845-9877, hhsinfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-132